The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

***final broadcast Dec 2015***

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 17 August 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

Bill Evans, an influential pianist influenced by both Debussy and Bud Powell, was born 85 years ago. This week, Eamonn presents some of Evans' finest solo, duo and trio recordings.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Valtz Efter Tor Lohne

Composer: Traditional Norwegian

Performer(s): Chris Wood (Guitar), Andy Cutting (Accordion)

Album: Chris Wood - Albion : An Anthology / Navigator Records / NAVIGATOR29

Duration: 11:03


Title: The Light From One

Composer: Brun / Engine Earz Fexperiment

Performer(s): Ane Brun (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: It All Starts With One / Balloon Ranger Recordings / DEMCD12

Duration: 5:21


Title: Blue

Composer: Williams, Lucinda

Performer(s): Lucinda Williams (Vocal, Ac Guitar), Bo Ramsey (El Guitar), Charlie Sexton (Rhythm Gtr), David Mansfield (Violin), Tony Garnier (Bass)

Album: Essence / Lost Highway / 170 197-2

Duration: 3:56


Title: A Time For Love

Composer: Webster / Mandel

Performer(s): Bill Evans (Piano)

Album: Alone / Pirouet / 833 801-2

Duration: 5:06


Title: Finnish Prayer

Composer: Kuusisto, Taneli

Performer(s): Reino Kotaviita (Trumpet), Turku Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Finnish Orchestral Favourites / Naxos / 8.555773

Duration: 2:45


Title: Sonate De Requiem (2nd Movement)

Composer: Greif, Olivier

Performer(s): Emmanuelle Bertrand (Cello), Pascal Amoyel (Piano), Antje Weithaas (Violin)

Album: Olivier Grief - Sonata de Requiem (Recordno: HMG 501900) / Harmonia Mundi / HMG 501900

Duration: 6:43


Title: Blue Valentines

Composer: Waits, Tom

Performer(s): Tom Waits (Vocal)

Album: Tom Waits - Asylum Years / Asylum Records / 7559-60494-2

Duration: 5:54


Title: Impro 7 - Nous Horitzons

Composer: Savall, Ferran

Performer(s): Ferran Savall (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: Impro / Alia Vox / AVSA9906

Duration: 3:49


Title: Baby Plays Around

Composer: MacManus, O'Riordan

Performer(s): Elvis Costello

Album: Spike / Rhino / 8122742862

Duration: 2:44


Title: June 14th / Tribute To E.S.

Composer: Haffner, Wolfgang

Performer(s): Wolfgang Haffner (Drums), Sebastien Studnitzky (Trumpet), Hubert Nuss (Piano), Lars Danielsson (Bass)

Album: The Wolfgang Haffner Signature Edition (2-CD) / ACT / ACT 607-2

Duration: 4:50


Title: Nocturne - White Witch Doctor

Composer: Herrmann, Bernard

Performer(s): National Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Citizen Kane - The Classic Film Scores Of Bernard Herrmann / BMG Classics / GD80707

Duration: 3:46


Title: As I Roved Out

Composer: Trad arr O'Connor/O'Dowd/Hayden

Performer(s): Mairtin O'Connor (Accordion), Seamie O'Dowd (Guitar), Cathal Hayden (Fiddle)

Album: Crossroads / MCSCD001

Duration: 9:20


Title: Stranger On The Shore

Composer: Bilk/Mellin

Performer(s): Acker Bilk (Clarinet), The Leon Young String Chorale

Album: The Paul Gambaccini Collection / UCJ / 9818846

Duration: 2:54


Title: Medina Ii

Composer: Delago, Manu

Performer(s): Manu Delago (Hang, Drums, Keyboards), Isa Kurz (Violin)

Album: Bigger Than Home / / SWR 52/13

Duration: 5:08


Title: String Quartet No.4 (2nd Movement) Lento

Composer: Williams, Adrian

Performer(s): Carducci String Quartet

Album: Into The Ravine - Carducci String Quartet / Signum Classics / SIGCD350

Duration: 7:01


Title: Le Banc Songeur

Composer: Hahn, Reynaldo

Performer(s): Anne Queffélec (Piano)

Album: Satie & Compagnie / Mirare / MIR 189

Duration: 2:45


Title: Chansons Francaises: Ah! Mon Beau Laboureur

Composer: Poulenc, Francis

Performer(s): New London Chamber Choir

Album: Francis Poulenc: Secular Choral Music / HELIOS / CDH55179

Duration: 3:53


Title: Stardust

Composer: Carmichael / Parish

Performer(s): Ron Crotty (Bass), Lloyd Davis (Drums)

Album: Jazz At Oberlin College / Fantasy / Original Jazz Classics / OJCCD-046-2

Duration: 6:32


Title: Poverty And Its Opposite

Composer: Henriksen/Bang/Kleive

Performer(s): Arve Henriksen (Trumpets, Voice, Field Recording), Jan Bang (Samples, Beats, Programing), Audun Kleive (Percussion)

Album: Arve Henriksen: Cartography ~~ Commercial CD / ECM / ECM 2086 1780116

Duration: 5:35


Title: Nuud Hingvad Inimesed (Now Rest Beneath Night's Shadow)

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Eve Kopli (Soprano), Heinavanker

Album: Songs Of Olden Times - Estonian Folk Hymns And Runic Songs / Harmonia Mundi USA / HMU 907488

Duration: 4:42


Title: Zhavoronok 'The Lark'

Composer: Glinka, Mikhail

Performer(s): Mischa Maisky (Cello), Pavel Gililov (Piano)

Album: Vocalise: Russian Romances - Maisky / Gililov / Deutsche Grammophon / 00289 477 5743

Duration: 3:57


Title: Fantasia (21)

Composer: Da Milano, Francesco

Performer(s): Paul O'Dette (Lute)

Album: Francesco Da Milano "Il divino" (Recordno: HMU 907557) / Harmonia Mundi / HMU 907557

Duration: 2:56


Title: You've Been Flirting Again

Composer: Bjork

Performer(s): Bjork (Vocals, Keyboards)

Album: Post - Bjork / Mother Records / 527733-2

Duration: 2:29


Title: Tears

Composer: Maupin, Bennie

Performer(s): Michal Tokaj (Piano), Michal Baranski (Bass), Lukasz Zyta (Drums)

Album: Early Reflections - Bennie Maupin Quartet / Cryptogramophone / CG137

Duration: 7:48


Title: Into My Arms

Composer: Cave, Nick

Performer(s): Nick Cave (Vocal, Piano), Martyn P. Casey (Bass)

Album: The Boatman's Call / Mute / CD Stumm 142

Duration: 4:15


Title: Danny Boy

Composer: Weatherly, F. E.

Performer(s): Monty Budwig (Bass), Shelly Manne (Drums)

Album: Empathy + A Simple Matter Of Conviction / Verve / 837 757-2

Duration: 3:41


Title: La Catedral (2nd Movement) Andante Religioso

Composer: Barrios, Augustin

Performer(s): Michael O'Toole (Guitar)

Album: Invocation / Michael O' Toole / RRCDA9

Duration: 1:58


Title: Sonatine (2nd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Mortensen, Finn

Performer(s): Tor Espen Aspaas (Piano)

Album: Norwegian Neoclassical Music / Euridice / EUCD 43

Duration: 3:22


Title: Psyclepath

Composer: Caffrey, Greg

Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar)

Album: Ogden/Caffrey: First Construction in Nylon / Cactus Records / RD12:09CD2

Duration: 2:25


Title: Muse

Composer: Oldfield, Mike

Performer(s): Mike Oldfield (Guitars)

Album: Mike Oldfield Guitars / WEA / 3984274012

Duration: 2:12


Title: The Night Is Blue

Composer: Kurtz / Mills / Norvo

Performer(s): Red Norvo (Vibes), Ben Webster (Tenor Saxophone), Harry "Sweets" Edison (Trumpet)

Album: The Greatest Jazz Collection (4-CD) / HMV / 7243 5 35380 2 6

Duration: 7:07



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

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